Where a defendant challenged his status as an armed career criminal, the judgment is affirmed because his 1974 Arizona conviction for exhibiting a deadly weapon qualified as a predicate offense under the force clause of the Armed Career Criminal Act.
Judgment is affirmed.
Boaz v. U.S. (MLW No. 71463/Case No. 16-4127 – 6 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Gruender, J.) Appealed from U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, Whipple, J. (Daniel Goldberg, Kansas City, Missouri, for appellant) (James Kelleher, Springfield, for appellee).